Michal Mesko, Martinus


Michal Meško

CEO and co-owner of Martinus

Michal Meško is well known for his entrepreneurial accolades in spreading knowledge widely into public. In 2000, he co-founded Referaty.sk, the largest website for students, which was sold to Atlas.sk in 2004.

He also co-founded internet bookstore Martinus.sk in 2000, where he is currently CEO and co-owner. He was awarded EY Entrepreneur of the Year2020 in Slovak Republic, TREND TOP Manager of the Year 2018 and was featured in lists as Forbes 30 Under 30 and New Europe 100 list of innovators, compiled by Financial Times and Google. Martinus is the largest internet bookstore in Slovakia and also operating 13 brick-and-mortar bookstores, coffee-houses Foxford and an on-line bookstore Martinus.cz in Czech Republic.